TellSpec Handheld Scanner Identifies Food Allergens and Nutrition

  The labels on food containers can tell us what is in our food but even those can be suspect with food companies listing only what they need by regulation. For food safety and to know exactly what is in the food we eat, anywhere we are eating, requires spectrometer analysis that until now has been out of reach. TellSpec not only puts laser spectrometer analysis within reach, it puts it right in our hands in a portable package for food safety anywhere. TellSpec works by firing a laser at the food you are about to eat and captures the reflected spectrum that it sends wirelessly to cloud servers for analysis. [...]

The MakerBot Digitizer Desktop Scanner Copies Your World

  Check It Out or Buy on Amazon (Paid Link)   To get a jump on your next professional design or to make a copy of a physical object, scanning the object is much easier and quicker than redesigning a CAD file. The MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner and software package will save time, scanning small objects in about twelve minutes. The MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanner is a compact 3D tool you can use to create digital design files of existing physical objects. The device uses a turntable that will allow users to scan objects that fit in the eight-inch diameter and eight inch tall [...]

Scan Small Objects for Replication with the Photon 3D Scanner

  Three-dimensional printers are great for printing objects but if you want to duplicate an object, you need a way to scan it. The Photon 3D Scanner is a light, portable and affordable solution to personal three-dimensional scanning applications. The Photon 3D Scanner is designed to be a scanner for anyone and can scan objects up to seven and a half inches in diameter and almost ten inches in height. Users simply place the object they want to scan on the platform and start the scan with one click. The Photon rotates the object with dual stepper motors on the bed and uses two lasers with a high definition camera accurately [...]